Chances are that you’ve been at the end of a scam phone call. With the rise of VoIP and internet-based calling platforms, it’s never been easier for someone to try prying personal information from you. While rare, there are groups out there that will even pose as charities to attempt to fraudulently raise money over the phone or by sending phishing emails. Sometimes they do so without the nonprofit knowing anything. With the giving season fast approaching, how can you protect yourself?
Here are our tips for avoiding fraud when donating.
1. Don’t give money over the phone
Pretty simple. ...
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